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32,689 Flips | 13 Magazines | 100 Likes | 50 Following | 12,597 Followers | @earriagada | Eduardo Arriagada es decano y profesor de la Facultad de Comunicaciones UC. Premio iRedes 2016.

Time cover backlash: Magazine stands by illustration of crying girl next to Trump

An image that appears in this week's Time magazine cover became a rallying cry for an end to the Trump administration's policy of separating children from their parents after they are apprehended at the US border.<p>The cover features an image of a crying toddler taken by Getty photographer John Moore …

Time Inc.

Aquí hay un experto que dice que los datos NO son el nuevo petróleo

Stuart Russell, el pope de la inteligencia artificial, critica a los 'vendehúmos' del 'big data' y propone un diseño diferente de la inteligencia …

Misinformation and biases infect social media, both intentionally and accidentally

Social media are among the primary sources of news in the U.S. and across the world. Yet users are exposed to content of questionable accuracy, …

Social Media

Chile’s Mapuche people are resorting to increasingly radical tactics to reclaim their ancestral land from exploitive industries<p>It is late autumn in southern Chile, and in the region of Araucanía, the leaves have turned copper and gold. But on the road to the mist-shrouded town of Lumaco, the hills …

Chile

This tool lets you see–and correct–the bias in an algorithm

Accenture’s new Fairness Tool is a way to quickly evaluate whether your data is creating fair outcomes.<p>Algorithms might help decide the terms of your next loan, pull data from your online shopping history to help determine your credit score, assess whether you should be offered a job, or decide …

Artificial Intelligence

La caída del cuarto poder: ¿por qué están desapareciendo los medios?

Los medios de prensa enfrentan una tormenta perfecta que está acabando con el periodismo independiente de calidad. En su ausencia, una serie de …

In the U.S., the left trusts the mainstream media more than the right, and the gap is growing

As Facebook moves to privilege “broadly trusted” sources in its News Feed, our research — more of which you’ll find in this year’s Reuters Digital News Report — shows that broadcasters and newspapers are more trusted than digital-born outlets across a number of countries.<p>Earlier this year, Facebook …

Journalism

Many Church Services Are Now a Sea of iPhones. And Clergy Members Think That’s Great.

The rousing sermon by Episcopal Bishop Michael Curry delivered at the royal wedding a few weeks ago drew notice around the world for its energy, its …

Jesus

Facebook’s New Political Algorithms Increase Tension With Publishers

News publishers have long had a fraught relationship with Facebook. But tensions have become more public in recent weeks, with news organizations openly criticizing the tech giant for new policies that they say are harmful to journalism.<p>The most recent salvo came on Thursday, when Mark Thompson, …

News Industry

Seguidores falsos de Twitter en la política española, a fondo.

Tal como indica el título, el propósito de este trabajo ha sido estudiar el problema de los <b>seguidores falsos</b> en profundidad, si bien se ha procurado …

Robots and coding: How data is changing journalism | re:publica 2018

Journalism

El periodista debería ser el último en contar las mejores historias

<b>Madrid, 12 de junio del 2018.-</b> El Planeta Tierra, ese punto diminuto en la inmensidad del Universo, está habitado por 7.000 millones de habitantes. …

What’s the Coalition Against Disinformation and 8 other questions, answered

Fake news, false news, disinformation, misinformation, information disorder, information quality — call it what you want. But the problem is very …

Journalism

Apple Shuns the Tech Industry’s Apology Tour

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Sorry, Apple’s not sorry.<p>There has been a theme at the tech industry’s big conferences this year: Facebook and other tech giants keep telling us that they’ve learned from their mistakes and are going to be a lot more thoughtful about the far-out stuff they plan on doing in the …

Tech Industry

NY Times CEO: Facebook’s Fake News Algorithm Will ‘Damage’ Democracy

4:51 PM 06/13/2018<p>New York Times CEO Mark Thompson cast serious doubt Tuesday about tech companies closely trusting algorithms to help determine …

Artificial Intelligence

The end of app stores

<b>(as we know them)</b><p>Uber isn’t just killing the taxi industry. Its’ relentless approach to distribution and scale is also putting a nail in the coffin …

Donald Trump Is Not Playing by Your Rules

Occasionally you can see eternity in a speck of time, and occasionally you can see the logic of an entire historic moment in one event. And so it was with the Group of 7 summit meeting last weekend in Quebec.<p>The failure of that summit wasn’t fundamentally about trade, or even the Western alliance. …

Nelson Mandela

Inside Netflix’s TV-Swallowing, Market-Dominating Binge Factory

Above, Ryan Murphy, Spike Lee, Laverne Cox, Alison Brie, Jane Fonda, Robin Wright, and Jason Bateman.<p>“What do you think about gas in the tank for the …

TV

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Soledad Gallego-Díaz, nombrada nueva directora de EL PAÍS

“En esta redacción solo se pide obediencia al ‘Libro de estilo”, ha aseverado en su primera reunión con la redacción<p>El Consejo de Administración de …

The Last Days of Time Inc.

An oral history of how the pre-eminent media organization of the 20th century ended up on the scrap heap.

20th Century

La sociedad del fake y la posibilidad de salir de ella - La Conversación

La sociedad global está imbuida en un fenómeno inédito y difícil de desentrañar. Estamos asistiendo aceleradamente a la conformación de un escenario …

La censura, ¿una nueva tendencia artística?

<b>Hace diez años, el grupo de country Lambchop lanzó el disco OH (Ohio)</b>, cuya portada estaba ilustrada por el dibujo de una pareja desnuda tendida en …

Facebook says millions of users who thought they were sharing privately with their friends may have shared with everyone because of a software bug

A new software bug is Facebook’s latest self-inflicted privacy headache.<p>After a year of troubling mishaps on its massive social platform, Facebook has landed itself in yet another self-inflicted privacy debacle.<p>As many as 14 million Facebook users who thought they were posting items they only …

Social Media

My interview with Aleksandr Kogan: what Cambridge Analytica were trying to do and why their algortihm doesn’t work.

Alex Kogan is not an easy person to get an interview with. The man who set up the <i>thisisyourdigitallife</i> app, which collected data from 30 million …

Cambridge Analytica

The Most Common Type of Incompetent Leader

A young friend recently remarked that the worst boss he ever had would provide him with feedback that always consisted of “You’re doing a great job.” But they both knew it wasn’t true — the organization was in disarray, turnover was excessive, and customers were not happy. My friend was giving it …